Archive for July, 2017

Collaboration brings Little Free Libraries to local community

Through a collaboration between local parents, Alexander Elementary School, Iowa City West High School, the Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature organization, the Community Foundation of Johnson County, and several other organizations, twenty-five Little Free Libraries have been placed in the greater Iowa City community. The parent teacher organization at Alexander Elementary School came up […]

Glory of the Senses essay contest winners announced

The Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature organization has completed judging for this year’s Paul Engle Day: Glory of the Senses Essay Contest, and will award scholarships to six high school students from across Iowa. The winning essay was “A Walk in the Woods,” by Lydia Hecker, a student at Iowa City High School in […]